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Alia Bhatt is used to media attention

Alia Bhatt is used to media attention

Actress Alia Bhatt has been in the public eye for her Bollywood projects and now her rumoured relationship with actor Ranbir Kapoor, but it doesn’t bother her anymore. “I grew up in a family of popular talent who have always been in the news. I’ve seen recognition and media attention right from childhood,” said the actress, who is the daughter […]

Counting Daesh members an impossible task

Counting Daesh members an impossible task

Paris: Dramatically weakened on the ground, Daesh faces military defeat in its so-called “caliphate” — but experts say it is almost impossible to know how many members it still has. Online, Daesh propaganda claims it is undefeated in what’s left of its territory — a small patch of eastern Syria — which is a fraction of the land it once […]

Delhi High Court convicts 20 in Dalit killing case

Delhi High Court convicts 20 in Dalit killing case

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday convicted 20 people, who were earlier acquitted by a trial court in a 2010 Dalit killing case in Haryana’s Hisar district. Three of the 15 were convicted for culpable homicide not amounting to murder. Six people have been held guilty of setting Dalit houses on fire and six others for unlawful assembly […]

Jaya Prada set to redefine in-laws on Indian TV

Jaya Prada set to redefine in-laws on Indian TV

As she begins a “new chapter” in her professional life, veteran actress Jaya Prada, who is marking her first fiction stint on the small screen with Perfect Pati [Perfect Husband], is happy about playing a progressive mother-in-law. Prada, who made a mark in the Indian film industry in the 1980s, will play Rajyashree Rathod in the &TV show. “It will […]

Millie Bobby Brown rises above the online hate

Millie Bobby Brown rises above the online hate

Emmy nominee Millie Bobby Brown continues to show wisdom beyond her years. The 14-year old Stranger Things star, who is no stranger to social media trolls, hopes young people can “rise above the hate” and “not let anyone change you.” Before a panel discussion on Tuesday, the young star shared her thoughts on dealing with online bullying. She also provided […]

Lakme Fashion Week kicks off with Gen Next

Lakme Fashion Week kicks off with Gen Next

From bright laser lights to dramatic eyes and techno music, five new labels made an impressionable start at the opening show at the Lakme Fashion Week winter-festive 2018. The INIFD Gen Next show at the fashion gala, which has given Indian fashion industry names like Masaba Gupta, Gaurav Gupta and Kunal Rawal, saw a wide range of collections from newbies […]

George Clooney tops list of highest paid actors

George Clooney tops list of highest paid actors

Between 1 June 2017 and 1 June 2018, George Clooney made more money than any other actor has ever made in a single year, Forbes magazine has found. The star’s film-based enterprises accounted for only a fraction of his income, however, with most coming from the sale of his spirit company. In 2013, Clooney cofounded Casamigos with Rande Gerber and […]